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Terms & Conditions


Private Health Visitor Terms and Conditions

1. Acceptance of Terms and Conditions

These terms and conditions govern your use of Private Health, as provided by Private Health Visitor , including use of message boards and notice boards. We may amend or add to these terms and conditions without notice to you, so please check them periodically.


2. Registration

When you register with us you are stating that you are over 18 years of age or are a minor, aged over 13, with parental consent to use the service you are registering for. You agree that any information you provide to us about yourself upon registration or at any other time will be true, accurate and complete.

You must keep the password which you use to access Private Health confidential and must not disclose it to or share it with anyone. You will be responsible for all activities that occur under your password.


3. Privacy


Read our privacy policy, which forms part of these Terms and Conditions.

4. Private Health Visitor Newsletters

By registering you will agree to receive a local Private Health Visitor newsletter by email once a week and a food newsletter once a month. If you do not wish to receive these newsletters you may unsubscribe from the mailing list once you have registered using the link to your personal details on the site home page.


5. Use of Message board and Noticeboards

If you use a message board or noticeboard, you alone are responsible for the content of your messages, and any consequences arising. By using Private Health you agree to comply with the following:

(a) Private Health is to be used by you for your personal use only and may not be used for commercial purposes (to promote a company, product or service or to recruit staff) without prior written permission.

(b) Private Health Visitor may not be used to send chain letters, junk mail, 'spam', solicitations (commercial or non-commercial) or bulk communications of any kind. If a member puts an email address or web address into a message, you may not use it for any purpose other than that which the Member intended.

(c) If using the Boards to arrange to meet someone, you do so at your own risk, and Private Health Visitor accepts no liability for any consequences.

(d) If using the Boards to find childcare, it is your responsibility to check registrations, qualifications and references. Private Health Visitor is in no way liable for any consequences and accepts no responsibility for the verification of any childcare notices.

(e) f you are using Private Health Visitor to find a Private Health Visitor we guarantee that we will check all Health Visitors prior to them being placed on our site. They will have adequate insurance and up to date membership with a Union and also the NMC- Nursing and Midwifery Council.

(f) You may not post to Private Health or use Private Health to publish, send or distribute any message or material (in any media or form) that is unlawful, harassing, defamatory, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, profane, threatening, racially or sexually or otherwise discriminatory, offensive, inaccurate, is in breach of confidence or a third party's intellectual property rights or which otherwise includes objectionable material of any kind or nature, that encourages or engages in conduct that could constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, national or international law or regulation or which has a disruptive influence on Private Health

(g) You (whether acting in your capacity as a journalist in any media or otherwise) must not post appeals for case histories on Private Health All media requests should be sent to Unauthorised appeals for information will be removed.

(h) You must not impersonate any other person or entity, whether actual or fictitious.

(i) You must not use Private Health in a way that might reasonably be expected to cause the website to be interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient or which could in any way damage the operation of another's computer.

Private Health Visitor reserves the right in its absolute discretion at any time to edit, alter, delete or move any material posted to, appearing on or distributed by Private Health and you. Private Health Visitor. will not enter into any discussions about its decision to edit, alter, delete or move such material.

(a) Private Health Visitor may at any time, and without prior or post warning, close discussions on message boards, as it feels appropriate. No discussion will be entered into.

b) Private Health Visitor. may with draw membership of Private Health from any member at any time. Attempts to re-join may result in legal action. Private Health Visitor decision is final and no discussion will be entered into.


6. Submission of Listings & Comments

By adding a listing or comment to the site, you agree to comply with the following terms:

(a) Private Health Visitor. reserves the right in its absolute discretion at any time to edit, alter, delete or move any material, such as listings or comments added by Private Health and you. Private Health Visitor. will not enter into any discussions about its decision to edit, alter, delete or move such material.

(b) Private Health Visitor reserves the right to share material, such as the content of listing and comments with other organisations that may also publish the material.

(c) Private Health Visitor. reserves the right to email you from time to time if you have indicated that you are the owner of the business, group or event.

Images in listings and comments:

(a) The member must submit only his/her own original images and agrees and confirms that this will not infringe the copyright or any other rights of any third party.

(b) The photo should be of sufficient quality to publish.

(c) Private Health Visitor reserves the right to edit any photo.

(d) If your photo contains what appears to be illegal conduct, Private Health Visitor may notify law enforcement authorities.


7.  Advert booking conditions

Although access to most parts of Private Health Visitor is free; our advertising slots incur a charge. Prices and terms of paid advertising are clearly disclosed prior to booking your advert. Please take care when booking your adverts, as they are non-refundable. 

All adverts are paid for at time of booking. Prices may change from time to time and we may not give notice.

Private Health Visitor reserves the right to cancel any ad bookings that it feels are not appropriate for the site or are in conflict with any services the site offers. No refund will be given for adverts that contravene our terms and conditions.

Private Health Visitor reserves the right to email you from time to time with relevant information, if you have indicated that you are the owner of the business, group or event.


8. Intellectual Property

All copyright, trade marks (registered or unregistered) and other intellectual property rights of whatsoever nature arising from all materials, content and information on this site, including the site's design, layout and organisation, are owned or licensed by Private Health Visitor .

Except where stated, none of the material may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted, or transmitted in any form by any means, including but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise without the prior written permission of Private Health Visitor.
Permission is granted to access, download, or print such material for your personal, non-commercial use only and is subject to these terms and conditions.

By submitting content to Private Health Visitor, including your first name, you grant Private Health Visitor a right to use, reproduce, modify, and publish it in other works. You also permit any member to access, display, view, store and reproduce such content for personal use.


9. Third Party Web Sites, Goods and Services

Private Health provides links to third party web sites. We make no representations as to the quality, suitability, functionality or legality of any sites to which we may provide links, or any goods or services available from such sites.

All matters concerning any goods and services that you purchase from a third party site, including without limitation all contract terms are solely between you and the owner of that site and Private Health Visitor will not be liable for any costs or damages to you or any third party arising directly or indirectly out of any third party website. You hereby waive any claim you might have against Private Health Visitor with respect to any such sites.


10. Disclaimer of Warranties 


Private Health Visitor is providing this site on an 'as is' basis and makes no representations or warranties of any kind with respect to this site or its contents and disclaims all such representations and warranties.  

The content on the site and forum has been included in good faith.  The Content may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors.  Whilst Private Health Visitor endeavours to ensure that the information on this site is correct, no warranty, express or implied, is given as to its accuracy and Private Health Visitor does not accept any liability for error or omission.

In particular, the support and information in the forum and site does not constitute any form of advice, recommendation or arrangement by Private Health Visitor and is not intended to be relied upon by users in making (or refraining from making) any specific decisions or to be a substitute for obtaining professional advice.  You should consult a doctor, health or appropriate professional if you require specific advice.

You are responsible for checking the accuracy of relevant facts and opinions given on the site before entering into any commitment or taking any other form of action or inaction based upon them. 

Private Health Visitor does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy or reliability of postings submitted by users, moderators and parent supporters on the forum, or endorse any opinions expressed by users, moderators or parent supporters. 

All conditions, warranties, terms and undertakings express or implied statutory or otherwise in respect of the provision of the Content and the Site are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.


11. Limitation of Liability

Neither Private Health Visitor Limited nor any of its directors, employees or other representatives will be liable for loss or damage arising out of or in connection with your use of this site or any information contained in it. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind, including (without limitation) compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties.

You agree to indemnify and hold Private Health Visitor and its directors, employees and agents harmless from any claim or demand made by any third party due to or arising from your use of the Site.


12. Breach of these Terms

Private Health Visitor will be entitled to restrict, suspend or terminate your membership or deny you access to Private Health or take such other action as Private Health Visitor deems appropriate if Private Health Visitor determines, in its sole discretion, that you are in breach any of the Terms and Conditions or that your use of Private Health is inappropriate or otherwise unacceptable.

The restriction, suspension or termination of our service pursuant to this section will be without prejudice to any rights, which Private Health Visitor may have against you in respect of your breach of these Terms and Conditions.

Private Health Visitor shall be entitled to disclose your user identity and details if required or requested by the courts or other law enforcement authorities and/or agencies or in such other circumstances as Private Health Visitor in its sole discretion considers reasonably necessary or appropriate.


13. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold each of Private Health Visitor, its directors, sponsors, representatives, employees and contractors, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable solicitors fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of Private Health, the violation of these Terms and Conditions by you, or the infringement by you, or any other subscriber of your account, or of any intellectual property or other right of any other person or entity.


14. Applicable Law

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and any dispute shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

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